Archive for October 7th, 2011
It is vital for the long term viability and success of the occupations to have the working class as working class involved and at its centre. Bring the workplace to the occupations; bring the occupations to the workplace.
From Lee Rhiannon. Rally for Syrian democracy this Sunday at noon in Hyde Park, Sydney. Help us remind the world. For more information call Khaled Sattouf The Australian Syrian Association 0422 343 270
Humanity didn’t enter a new epoch simply because, as the New York Times put it, the “most important technology product no longer sits on your desk but rather fits in your hand.”
There is nothing revolutionary about an overpriced computer crippled by an uncooperative, deliberately closed design, and manufactured under conditions so unbearable they drive people to suicide, just because people can carry it in their pockets.
A genuine revolution would make virtual slavery something associated with an old, out-of-date version of humanity.